The Carlisle Downtown Mile follows a one-mile USA Track and Field certified course on High Street in Carlisle. The one-mile race will begin at the Subway Car Wash near the corner of High and Orange Streets and end near the corner of High Street and Court House Avenue. All participants are responsible for getting to the starting line prior to their event heat. Please allow ample time to park and walk to the start.
The the official course map and USATF certificate can be found below. The course was re-certified in 2019, USATF certificate number PA19009NP.
Free Carlisle Downtown Mile race t-shirts are guaranteed to all participants who register by May 1st!
Race Day Schedule:
5:30-6:10 pm – Registration & Race Packet Pickup at Race Start
6:10 pm – Mascot Race
6:20 pm – Heat #1 (Fun Run/Walk – Will not be timed)
6:40 pm – Heat #2 (10 & under, 11-13, 14-19)
6:50 pm – Heat #3 (20-29, 30-39)
7:00 pm – Heat #4 (40-49, 50-59, 60 & over)
7:10 pm – Heat #5 (Team Challenge)
7:40 pm – Awards Presentation
*Although running together, each age group will be timed separately. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards will be given to the fastest female and male runners in each age group.
Each team must consist of 3-5 runners.
To receive race shirts, teams must pre-register by May 1st
The total time of the fastest 3 runners on each team will be used to determine team placement.
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards will be given in overall Team Challenge.
We have expanded our team challenge to make the Downtown Mile a great opportunity to have some friendly team competition with other organizations similar to yours. It is also a wonderful team building event due to the short distance of the race. Wear your organization t-shirts and let the community see you out there!
Within each Team Category (Healthcare, Non-Profit/Government, Protect & Serve, Business/Corporate, Education) a first place award will also be given.
Early Pickup for Race Packets/Bibs: Wednesday, May 13th from 11am – 5:30pm at the Appalachian Running Company located at 290 E. Pomfret Street in Carlisle.
There will be prizes and post-race activities, including a Beer Garden for participants 21 years & older. ID required to enter the Beer Garden. There will be a Kid’s Alley for the kids with more fun and games.
For more information, please visit https://employmentskillscenter.org/rundraisers.carlisle-downtown-mile/